Dhanush born as Venkatesh Prabhu Kasthuri Raja on 28th July 1983 is an Indian producer, writer, actor, dancer, lyricist, playback singer and director who works in Tamil cinema. Dhanush has been awarded with numerous awards like Filmfare awards, Vijay Awards, Edison Awards, National Film Awards and so on. He was very much appreciated for his song “Why this kolhaveri kolhaveri Di”.

Biography / Wiki :-

Real NameR K Vengadesha Prabu
Nickname Venkatesh Prabhu Kasthuri Raja
Known Name Dhanush
Date of Birth28 July 1982 (Wednesday)
Age41 years ( as of 2023)
BirthplaceGovernment Children’s Hospital in Egmore,
Chennai, Tamil Nadu
HometownChennai, Tamil Nadu
Current ResidenceChennai, Tamil Nadu
Nationality Indian
Profession Actor, Producer, Director, Writer, Lyricist,
Screenwriter, and Playback Singer
Martial Status Married
Girlfriend  / AffairsAishwarya R. Dhanush
Shruti Haasan (Actor; rumoured in 2011)
Trisha Krishnan (Actor; rumoured)
Zodiac sign Leo
Food HabitVegetarian

Dhanush belonged to a Tamil family where his father Kasthuri Raja was a producer and director. He entered into film industry under the pressure of his brother Selvaraghavan who is also a director. In the year 2004 Dhanush got married to Aishwarya, Rajinikanth ‘s daughter. They have two sons Linga and Yatra.

Education, Family , Ethnicity:-

School NameThai Sathya Matriculation High School,
College / University Madurai Kamaraj University
Educational QualificationBachelor of Computer Application (distance
EthnicityNaicker (Backward class community)
Father  NameKasthuri Raja (Filmmaker)
Mother NameVijaylakshmi
Brother NameSelvaraghavan (Elder, Director)
Sister NameK. Vimala Geetha, Karthika Devi
Spouse / Wife NameAishwarya R. Dhanush (Director and
Classical Dancer, m. 2004-present)
Childrens ( Kids) NameSon(s)- Yatra (born; 2006) and Linga (born;

Career / Awards & Achievements :-

Awards & AchievementsNational Film Awards – 2010: Best Actor for Aadukalam
2014: Best Children’s Film (co-producer) for Kaaka Muttai
2015: Best Feature Film in Tamil (coproducer) for Visaranai
2019: Best Actor for Asuran
Filmfare Awards (Bollywood)– 2013: Best Debutant Actor for Raanjhanaa
Filmfare Awards South – 2011: Best Actor for Aadukalam
2012: Best Male Playback Singer for Why This Kolaveri Di from the film 3
2012: Best Actor for 3
2013: Critics Best Actor award for Maryan
2014: Best Actor for Velaiyilla Pattathari
2015: Best Film for Kaaka Muttai (coproducer)
2018: Best Actor for Vada Chennai
Vijay Awards – 2008: Best Entertainer of the Year for Yaaradi Nee Mohini
2011: Best Crew (actor) for Aadukalam
2012: Best Lyricist for “Po Nee Po” from 3
2013: Best Crew (producer) for Ethir Neechal
2014: Best Actor for Velaiyilla Pattathari
Edison Awards (India)- 2013: Best Actor for Maryan
2018: Best Actor for Vada Chennai
2019: Best Actor for Asuran
IIFA Utsavam – 2015: Best Lyricist – Tamil for “Don-u Donu Don-u” from Maari
2018: Best Actor for Vada Chennai
2018: Best Film for Vada Chennai (coproducer)

Net Worth, House & Cars :-

Net WorthRs. 31.75 crore
Monthly Salary / IncomeRs . 5-7 Crore per Film
House AddressNot Known
Cars• Audi A8
• Bentley Continental Flying Spur
• Rolls Royce Ghost Series 2
• Jaguar XE

Favourites :-

Favorite  FoodIdiyappam, Kadala Curry
Favorite ActorMohanlal, Amitabh Bachchan, Al Pacino,
Tom Hanks
Favorite ActressSimran, Kajol, Kareena Kapoor, Monica
Favorite ColorBlack
Favorite FilmsNetri Kann (1981), Baashha (1995),
Pudhupettai (2006), and Drushyam (2014)
Favorite BookLove Story by Erich Segal
Favorite SportTennis, Snooker, Football
Favorite SingerIlaiyaraaja
Favorite SportTennis, Snooker, Football

Figure Measurements ,Chest Size ,Height & Weight :-

Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
HeightFeet – 5 feet 9  inches
Meters – 1.75 m
Centimeters – 175 cm
WeightIn Kilograms – 70 Kg
Figure MeasurementsChest Size – 38
Waist Size – 30 Inches
Bicep Size – 11 Inches
Figure Measurements – 38-30-11

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